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Essays, speculative and suggestive


Published 1907
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The philosophy of evolution.--On the application of evolutionary principles to art and literature.--On some principles of criticism.--The provinces of the several arts.--On the relation of art to science and morality.--Realism and idealism.--The model.--Beauty, composition, expression, characterisation.--Caricature, the fantastic, the grotesque.--Notes on style.--Democratic art. With special reference to Walt Whitman.--Landscape.--Nature myths and allegories.--Is poetry at bottom a criticism of life? A review of Matthew Arnold's selection from Wordsworth.--Is music the type or measure of all art?--The pathos of the rose in poetry.--A comparison of Elizabethan with Victorian poetry.--Appendix


Publisher London : Smith, Elder, & Co.; New York, C. Scribner's Sons
Pages 464
Possible copyright status NOT_IN_COPYRIGHT
Language English
Call number SRLF:LAGE-142403
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Book contributor University of California Libraries
Collection cdl; americana

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